Oct 24, 2012 6:00pm EDT
. the giants sent zitto to the bump and big against the cardinals. san francisco won in zitto's last 13 starts and baseball's best pitcher to verlander who has been unhittable in three seasons and starts a .74 e.r.a. and 25 strikeouts. >> had the opportunity to pitch in the world series before and it was my rocky year, though, and everything was a whirlwind. you know, and i don't think i appreciated the magnitude of how hard it is to get there, and, you know, i think i in a -- i had a rude awakening in the years after that and it allows me to appreciate it more that i am here now. >> and the wizards play their second to last preseason game in kansas city against the heat. brian, back to you. >> thank you. >>> and 70s and 80s to be real 75 for a high and cool or friday, 73 with a few more clouds and then on saturday, 70 degrees the spotty shower is possible and that is -- brian? >> keep it here. our news edge fox 5 you decide 2012 special is coming up next.
Oct 12, 2012 6:00pm EDT
three across the nation. the tom tom is behind the study. d.c. ranks behind l.a. and san francisco. actually good news, because we have been number one for many years. d.c. commuters who drive 30 minutes to work spend an additional 80 hours a year in their cars because of congestion. >> somebody has been prank dialing the nypd, but not on purpose. the new york city emergency system received nearly 4 million accidental calls a year. the majority of those are butt dialing. people calling 911 from mobile phones in their pockets. >> that's horrible, because they can't tend to real emergencies. >> it's excessive and somebody needs to do something about the butt dialing. you know, it's a pry on society, obviously. >> a national report finds responders are finding it difficult to handle all the calls. they are required to stay on the phone, even if there is silence to find out if the call is related to an emergency. perjury officials are concerned that will lead to less response time. >>> you may be searching for a deal on your meds. buying prescription drugs online presents a whole n
Oct 15, 2012 6:00pm EDT
underway from san francisco. the cards are up 4-0. baumgartner with two outs and beltran does yardwork to leftfield. the cards build a 6-0 lead. giants antsy with 4 in the bottom of the 4th. in the bottom of the 9th we pick it up, san fran with tieing run at the plate. scutaro, hot shot down the right side and nice snag by allen craig. jason not recovers and get it's to first and 6-4 is the final, cards grab game one. >> at game two of the nlcs, that can be seen her tonight on fox 5. the pitching match-up, the cardinals chris carpenter versus vogle song. starting at 8:00. >> brian over to you. >> let's look at forecast. >> we doing have some showers moving through the area and a couple are heavy. especially down here toward the culpeper area moving into elk run. so another couple of hours for these and then i think we'll be done and tomorrow looks a lot drier. so a very good-looking day for us. our temperatures, if we can pop up the seven-day forecast, and i bet we can't because i don't have it up. i wanted to talk about radar. we'll have another nice day tomorrow, about 66 degrees. it
Oct 23, 2012 6:00pm EDT
:00. san francisco's run to the world series is one of the more improbable ones. facing elimination six time this is postseason they passed the test all six times. waivers on hand last night. bottom of the 3rd, the giants lead 2-0. hunter pence with the bases loaded. base hit past shortstop pete kozma. one giant scores and pablo sandoval motors home. jon jay with an error allows buster posey to clear the bases making it 5-0 giants. right now take a look at pence's hit here. the ball breaks the bat. and then the ball hits the bat. two more times and then the follow through. amazing. top of the 9th now. 9-0. and pouring matt holliday with two on, flies attestor scutaro who was named the series mvp. the giants blank the cards to advance to the world series. the manager bruce bochy knows the team has magic on his side. >> we're a little number right now to be -- number right now to be honest you know with our backs to the walls as long as they've been. and to do this. this is a special group. they -- they never say die attitude. they didn't want to go home. and they found a way the get it d